12, Oct 2014 - Whiteside, IL Hit-and-run suspects now jailed in Illinois
Jorden Johnson (left) and Dayton Hicks. MORRISON – Two Rock Falls men charged in an April hit-and-run accident that left a Sterling man critically injured are behind bars in Illinois.
12, Oct 2014 - Whiteside, IL Official: Dixon prison warden will 'be hard to replace'
DIXON – Although Nedra Chandler has retired as warden of Dixon Correctional Center, the Illinois Department of Corrections continues to investigate the cause of her being placed on administrative leave last month.
12, Oct 2014 - Whiteside, IL Veteran Illinois prison warden quits one day after I-Team expose
Dixon Correctional Center warden Nedra Chandler has quit the post she held since 2005 just 24 hours after the ABC 7 I-Team reported she was living in a house with a convicted sexual predator.
11, Oct 2014 - Whiteside, IL After investigation, Dixon prison warden retires
DIXON – The Dixon Correctional Center warden has retired, Illinois Department of Corrections spokesman Tom Shaer said today.
03, Apr 2014 - Whiteside, IL $54 million set for Thomson prison
THOMSON (AP) — The federal Bureau of Prisons has allocated nearly $54 million to begin opening the Thomson Correctional Center in northwestern Illinois, officials said.